Richard Davenport covers recruiting for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. He is the host of Recruiting Thursday, a weekly radio show that airs from 7 to 8 p.m. on 92.1 FM in Fayetteville; 93.7 FM in Little Rock; 95.3 FM in Fort Smith; 96.3 FM in Hot Springs; 104.3 FM in Harrison/Mountain Home; and 106.9 FM in Arkadelphia.
Spaight decides on Arkansas
Martrell Spaight, pictured as a senior at North Little Rock in 2010, received an offer from Arkansas last week.
Linebacker Martrell Spaight, 6-0 1/2, 220, 4.5 of Coffeyville Community College has switched his commitment from Kansas State and will sign with Arkansas.
He chose Arkansas over Kansas State, Rutgers, Minnesota and others.
As a sophomore, Spaight was named first-team NJCAA All-American and Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference Defensive Player of the Year. He recorded more than 120 tackles each of his two seasons at Coffeyville.